Understanding the impact of combined TB and HIV diagnosis in diverse epidemics

Location

Canada, Canada

Dates

10/01/2012 - 03/01/2016

PI

David Dowdy, MD, PhD, ScM

We are developing models to understand the overlap of TB and HIV in three epidemiologically distinct settings (Canada, India, and Uganda), including the potential role of different combined diagnostic strategies, given the different breakdown of populations at high TB risk, high HIV risk, and high combined TB/HIV risk.

Projects

A randomized trial of preventive therapy for...

We are evaluating the efficacy and cost-effectiveness of levofloxacin preventive therapy for adult contacts of MDR TB patients...

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TB Modeling and Analysis Consortium

The TB MAC brings TB modelers together from a wide range of institutions to answer questions of global policy relevance.  I...

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Modeling the impact of spatially targeted TB...

We have developed transmission models to understand the impact of TB vaccination strategies that target hotspots of...

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ICOHRTA Training Program (Fogarty)

International Clinical, Operational, and Health Services Research Award (ICOHRTA) training program. A training program that...

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